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Friedrich Schiller

Johann Christoph Friedrich Schiller; 10 November 1759 – 9 May 1805) was a German playwright, poet, and philosopher. During the last seventeen years of his life, Schiller developed a productive, if complicated, friendship with the already famous and influential Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. They frequently discussed issues concerning aesthetics, and Schiller encouraged Goethe to finish works that he had left as sketches. This relationship and these discussions led... Read More

Born10 November 1759
Marbach am Neckar, Duchy of Württemberg
Died9 May 1805 (aged 45)
Weimar, Duchy of Saxe-Weimar
OccupationPoet, playwright, writer, historian, philosopher


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